As a young ER doctor, Peter Attia felt contempt for a patient with diabetes. She was overweight, he thought, and thus responsible for the fact that she needed a foot amputation. But years later, Attia received an unpleasant medical surprise that led him to wonder: is our understanding of diabetes right? Could the precursors to diabetes cause obesity, and not the other way around? A look at how assumptions may be leading us to wage the wrong medical war. Topics: Public Heath, Diabetes, Obesity
Yin Radio: Women's Voices Women's Stories - June 19, 2016 Guest Helen Brown speaks with host Amber Ziegler about her experiences as a public health nutritionist and the importance of public health in the lives of women. This episode of Yin Radio aired June 19, 2016 on KRFP 90.3 Moscow. Topics: Yin Radio, public heath
Virus hunter Nathan Wolfe is outwitting the next pandemic by staying two steps ahead: discovering deadly new viruses where they first emerge -- passing from animals to humans among poor subsistence hunters in Africa -- before they claim millions of lives. Topics: Public Heath, Community Health, AIDS (Disease)--Africa
Report of the Board of Health to the President of the United States about public health and administration of health services for the year ending September 30, 1876. Topics: District of Columbia. Board of Commissioners, Washington (D.C.), Public Heath, Vital statistics,...